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Announcements for Sun. Mar. 25, 2018

1. No Satsanga on Sun, Mar 25, 2018

There will be no regular Satsanga or other classes due to the auspicious celebration of Sri Sita Rama Kalyanam this Sunday.

2. Sri Sita Rama Kalyanam - Sunday, Mar 25, 2018

Come dressed in your festive best to participate in the celebration of the wedding of Bhagwan Sri Rama and Maa Sita Devi.

We would love to have all our members participate in this auspicious and joyous occasion. Not having sent an RSVP should not hold you back, however if you can kindly RSVP it will help us in the planning of adequate Prasadam for all attendees.

Details are below:

When: Sunday, March 25, 2018

Please arrive by 8:30 AM so as to be seated by 8:45 AM.

Where: In the Sivalaya Courtyard

Time: 8:45 AM-11:30 AM

Maha Prasadam to follow the ceremony

Kindly follow the directions of the Welcome and Parking team volunteers.

* Gates will be closed 8:45AM – 9:30 AM in preparation of the Baraat. If you arrive at this time, please use the Masjid next door to park and enter through the Masjid side door into the court yard. Volunteers will be there to guide you.

* Reserved Seating for Maha Kalyanotsava, Kalyana and Kanyadana Seva kartas. All others will be seated on a first come first serve basis.

* No shoes will be allowed in the courtyard, kindly wear socks if necessary.

* Senior citizens and others who cannot sit outdoors for any reason can watch the telecast from Dining area.

Sri Sita Rama Kalyanam


1. Maha Kalyanotsava Seva - $1001 2. Kalyana Seva - $501

3. Kanyadana Seva - 301

4. Annadana Seva - $101

5. Kalyana Mandapa Seva - $51

6. Pushpalankara Seva - $51

7. Arcana Seva - $21

Enroll for the Sevas online 

3. Gita Chanting Competition for Bala Vihar children on May 5, 2018

On the occasion of Pujya Gurudeva's birthday, we conduct Gita Chanting Competition for our Bala Vihar children every year.

This year the competition is on Bhagavad Gita Chapter 16 and will be held on Saturday, May 05.

For complete details of the Gita Chanting Competition, please visit Chinmaya Houston Gita Chanting Competition Page

4. Remember to use AMAZONSMILE - CMH receives .5% of member purchases, as donation

As announced, please note, that CMH has now been registered with the AmazonSmile program. This means that every time a CMH member buys through AmazonSmileCMH receives .5% of our member purchases as donation from Amazon. For your convenience this link has now been provided on our CMH website.

We encourage all members to save the above link in their “Favorites” and use this link for future purchases. This change does not cost members anything extra, but will most certainly help with CMH finances.


5. Sri Saumyakasi Sivalaya

Temple timing:

Monday to Friday
9:00 AM - Noon
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Saturday and Sunday            
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Annual Sponsorship of Pujas at Saumyakasi Sivalaya

To seek the Lord’s grace through out the year and/or on special occasions like Birthdays and Anniversaries, and to have the priest perform Arcana and Arati on your behalf in the temple, please fill out the annual sponsorship form.

Puja Schedule:

Everyday  Arati 7:30 PM

Every Monday  Rudrabhisekam 7:00 PM

Every Pradosa day Rudrabhisekam 7:00 PM

Every Saturday Sri Sivasahasranama Puja 9:00 AM

Every Caturthi day Ganesa Puja 6:30 PM

Every Purnima day Sri Satyanarayana Puja    
6:30 PM

6. CMH Worldwide Announcements – non CMH specific

A. Chinmaya Mahasamadhi Aradhana Camp Jul. 30 – Aug. 04, 2018

San Diego, CA

The Early bird discount deadline is being extended till Saturday, March 31, 2018. Discount will not be available after this date.

For further details please click here

B. Lessons from Mahabharata for Modern Bharata - Jun. 02 – Jun. 06, 2018

 - at Adi Sankara Nilayam in Kerala

For further details please click here



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